Prisoner Rehabilitation

The cracks children fall into when they are ‘in conflict with the law’

Children in the criminal justice system struggle to access consistent education, which hobbles them. But there are cases when rehabilitation works

Inmates bring first-hand ordeals to the stage

"The Outsiders" - a play performed by inmates and parolees - makes a strong point about the reintegration of offenders into society.

Ndebele ‘against stigmatisation of ex-offenders’

Correctional Services minister Sibusiso Ndebele has called on South Africans not to judge offenders who've paid their dues to society.

Inmates sue minister for laptops

Prisoners take their fight for computers, internet access and CD players to court — all in the name of education.

63 240 criminals serving time outside prison

Around 63 240 offenders are serving their sentences outside prisons, the correctional services department has announced.
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Prisoners who sing like angels

The department of correctional services hosted the national offender choir competition to showcase offenders' musical skills.

Graduates help former prisoners

Young tutors who attended elite British private schools are helping convicts to gain an education.

Breath of hope for convicts

<i>M&G</i> reporter Monako Dibetle and photographer Oupa Nkosi witness howa simple stress management programme is helping to rehabilitate prisoners.

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Western Cape Judge Mushtak Parker faces second misconduct complaint

The Cape Bar Council says his conduct is ‘unbecoming the holding of judicial office’

The Mogale Centre: A place of hope for young offenders

In the last story of her series about children behind bars, Athandiwe Saba speaks to young men who have committed serious crimes and are now living behind the walls of the Mogale Child and Youth Care Centre

Covid-19 fight to enter house-to-house testing phase

President urges people to continue staying at home for the next 17 days

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories